Fitness & Recreation

Fitness & Special Interest Classes


The Municipal District organizes fitness and special interest classes in conjunction with residents, instructors and community groups on a break-even basis. If you have an idea for a class you would like to offer or take in the future contact the Community Services Coordinator.

Due to COVID-19 community classes are now run online only.  

Cross Training - Exshaw Online!
Register online by NOON on Friday September 24
8 Mondays 9:30-10:30 am Oct 4 - Nov 22
&/or
8 Thursday 6:30-7:30 pm Oct 7 - Nov 25
$84 including GST per 8 week class

Dog Training & Socialization  - in the Exshaw Rink
Register online by NOON on Friday, September 24
4 weeks of Basic Obedience; Sundays 7-8 pm Sept 26, Oct 3, 17 & 24
$160 + GST
Socialization sessions 6-7 pm on the same Sundays $20+GST each  

We are posting links here to activity ideas for you to use at home.

Cochrane Activities for all Ages 

Alberta Parks & Recreation Association


Communities ChooseWell Resources
Red Deer https://www.facebook.com/RedDeerActiveatHome/
Brooks https://www.facebook.com/brookscommunitieschoosewell/
Lethbridge https://lethbridgesportcouncil.ca/blog/post/active-home-through-active-recreation-and-sport
Strathcona County It's Good to be Bored

National Resources

JumpStart https://jumpstart.canadiantire.ca/pages/play-from-home
Participaction https://www.participaction.com/

Local Resources
Mindfulness Meditation - provided by Cindy Kelly (Exshaw Yoga Class instructor)
Yoga Lounge - online and small in-person classes
Banff Recreation Department - Activities and Videos
artsPlace -
free and low cost online courses and concerts

Public Libraries have lots of online options here is a video on those  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hlUIcKcddJU